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Valsartan vs Candesartan Cilexetil for a male patient aged 35

Summary: 567 male patients aged 35 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Valsartan vs Candesartan Cilexetil for a male aged 35. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Valsartan (latest outcomes from 9,855 users) has active ingredients of valsartan. It is often used in high blood pressure.

Candesartan cilexetil (latest outcomes from 6,148 users) has active ingredients of candesartan cilexetil. It is often used in high blood pressure.

On Mar, 31, 2015: 567 male patients aged 33 who take the same drugs are studied in Valsartan vs Candesartan Cilexetil

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male33Hypertension

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Valsartan valsartannot specified
Candesartan Cilexetil candesartan cilexetilnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 33 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
ValsartanCandesartan Cilexetil
FatigueNausea
DizzinessFatigue
DyspnoeaDrug Ineffective
Blood Creatine Phosphokinase IncreasedAnxiety
VomitingBack Pain
AnxietyInsomnia
HeadacheRenal Failure Acute
Chest PainArthralgia
NauseaCough
Diabetes MellitusWeight Decreased

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
ValsartanCandesartan Cilexetil
Sleep Apnoea SyndromeMyocardial Infarction
Cardiac Failure CongestiveImpotence
Dyspnoea
Fatigue
Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease
Depression
Coronary Artery Disease
Blood Cholesterol Increased
Bronchitis
Gouty Arthritis

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Valsartan11.54%11.54%26.92%42.31%7.69%
Candesartan Cilexetil0.00%33.33%33.33%33.33%0.00%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Valsartan (valsartan) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Candesartan Cilexetil (candesartan cilexetil) is often used to treat high blood pressure. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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